Game Reviews

Flinthook Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Intuitive, madcap action stays fun despite repetition.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Super Bomberman R Game Poster Image
age 11+
Multiplayer action big on explosions, light on content.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2017)
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Disney Infinity 3.0: Marvel Battlegrounds Game Poster Image
age 11+
Basic brawler encourages kids to buy more Infinity toys.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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LEGO Marvel's Avengers Game Poster Image
age 11+
Earth's Mightiest Heroes assemble for fun action game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
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LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Adventure Sketchers Game Poster Image
age 7+
Engaging platformer emphasizes creativity and adventure.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2014)
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Power Rangers Super Samurai Game Poster Image
age 11+
Kids mimic fighting on Kinect; filled with fantasy violence.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
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Poptropica Adventures Game Poster Image
age 7+
Popular virtual world now on handheld; has good role models.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
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The Penguins of Madagascar: Dr. Blowhole Returns Again! (Wii) Game Poster Image
age 7+
Use the uDraw tablet for wacky comic adventures.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
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The Penguins of Madagascar: Dr. Blowhole Returns Again! Game Poster Image
age 7+
Very active game makes great use of Kinect motion controls.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
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Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion Game Poster Image
age 11+
Cartoon brawler is pale imitation of Super Smash Bros.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
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Herotopia Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Online world where kids become heroes by combating bullying.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Math Blaster Online Game Poster Image
age 7+
Exciting-yet-educational games in safe, social world.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2011)
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Wolverine and the X-Men (Leapster) Game Poster Image
age 7+
Good educational content lost in scary, violent imagery.
Platforms: Leapster 2, Leapster
(2010)
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Iron Man 2 (DS) Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Movie-game with lots of explosions but violence is cartoony.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2010)
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Superman Returns: The Videogame Game Poster Image
age 11+
Super, high-flying graphics, mediocre gameplay.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo DS, PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2006)
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X-Men: The Official Game Game Poster Image
age 11+
Mutants have never been so boring -- tweens OK.
Platforms: Windows
(2006)
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Ultimate Spider-Man Game Poster Image
age 11+
Adventure never gets deep and is over too soon.
Platforms: Game Boy Advance
(2005)
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X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse Game Poster Image
age 11+
Game gives fans something to cheer about.
Platforms: Xbox
(2005)
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Batman Justice Unbalanced Game Poster Image
age 7+
Kids solve logic puzzles to help Batman and Robin.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2004)
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